Erect a new dwelling house
A new build is on the cards if Comhairle nan Eilean Siar greenlights an application for a house at 1 Seilebost. The application from Mr Ruaraidh MacLennan also includes permission to upgrade the access and associated services at the 0.15-hectare site. Consent is being sought to erect a one-storey four-bedroom home.
Erect an agricultural building
Seilebost and Horgabost Common Grazing Committee have submitted a prior notification of their plans to erect an agricultural building. They plan to erect a 31 metre by 16 metre building on Horgabost common grazing for agricultural storage and livestock. The site is near an existing sheep fank.
Mast upgrade work
Planning permission is being sought for upgrade work to the telecoms mast on the hill above Grimsdale, Leverburgh.
The upgrade work to extend 5G network coverage entails swapping the existing antennas for new models, a new support frame, and mast equipment upgrades.
The application has been submitted by CK Hutchison Networks (UK) Ltd. of Station Road, Reading. They operate the 3 mobile phone carrier.